2014 Angel Safari 5K Run at the Zoo


Saturday, October 11th 






5K Run through the Louisville Zoo begins at 8:00am on Saturday, October 11, 2014. Enjoy a morning run or walk through the beautiful grounds of the Louisville Zoo among giraffes, monkeys, elephants and more...all in support of the little angels at our unique school. After the event, stay on the Zoo grounds to enjoy the exhibits, all for no extra charge!Registration starts at 7:15am and 5K Race begins promptly at 8:00am. The Kids Fun Run will follow.


Timed 5K Run

Our unique course travels three times through the twists and turns of the Zoo, allowing the runner to enjoy a brisk autumn 5K run in the beautiful surroundings. Stay after the run to enjoy some free coffee and pastries and to hear the announcements of our race winners.


Kid's Fun Run

After the main 5K race, we will have an untimed "Fun Run" for children 5-15, which includes one loop through the Zoo. Prizes will be given out to our winners. The $25 fee includes an event t-shirt, food and admission to the Zoo for the day.



Not a runner but want to cheer one on? We welcome you to join us as well! Spectators have two options- $25 admission includes an event t-shirt and admission to the Zoo. $20 does NOT include a t-shirt and does include admission. Come join us in support of our unique school and cheer on our runners!


T-Shirts, Food and More

All pre-registrant runners will receive a quality short-sleeve race shirt for the event and zoo entrance. Also, we like to treat our guests well- drinks, fruit, pastries, pizza and more will be available for free for all race participants and spectators.


Ticket and T-shirt Pick Up

Please pick up your race packet at Fleet Feet at 2239 Taylorsville Road (at Bardstown Road intersection) on Friday, October 10th, from 11am — 7pm. Packets will also be available the morning of the event!



We have a wide range of award categories including top overall male and female; top male and female in the following age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over. Trophies and gift cards are given out for top overall male and female runner. Prizes for top runners in all categories include gift cards to places like Fleet Feet, Swag's Sports Shoes, Paul's Fruit Market, many many restaurants, Amazon, and more!


Late Registration

After Friday, 10/10/14, registration will only be available on race day. We'll be there as early as 7:00 and registration will close at 7:45am sharp! Please be aware, we'll try to have extra t-shirts, but may run out if you register late.








Main Sponsor:


Little Caesars

Serving 14 area locations: 


           In Louisville- Preston Highway; Kenwood Drive; Outer Loop; Hillview; Dixie Highway; Taylorsville Road; Brownsboro Road; Shelbyville Road; S 2nd Street; 


         Surrounding Area- Crestwood; New Albany, IN; Jeffersonville, IN; Shelbyville; Mt. Washington; 




Platinum Sponsors:


Angels in Disguise


Celebrating the gift of Down Syndrome individuals and their unique ability to enrich our lives, inform our souls and warm our hearts.







Gold Sponsors:


Synergy Rehab

Personal injury rehabilitation center served by by licensed and experienced physicians








   Bowden and Wood

   Certified Public Accountants








 Holy Family Radio- WLCR 1040










 Calvert Independent Hardware Specifications




Silver Sponsors:



Vest Advertising

Full service advertising, marketing and public relations








   Mike Kenney, State Farm Agent









Knights of Columbus Insurance, Bill Moriarty


 St. Mary's Center is a non-denominational agency serving

                            over 150 teens and adults with intellectual disabilities. 


 The Skin Group, a full-service dermatology practice



 Auto Radiator Co.


Garry Burry - Wealth Management Advisor - 329-2123


Mrs. Mary Ellen VanderWoude




Bronze Sponsors:


A. J. Photography 
American Eagle Pest Control
Amy Farnsworth, DMD
Audobon Heating and Cooling
Blind & Drapery Place
Bob Ray Co., Inc.
Bosse Mattingly Constructors
Craig and Landreth Cars
Cute Family Save-a-lots
Dr. Pamela Asseff
Duplicator Sales & Service
Ford, Klapheke and Meyer
In Memory of Matthew Mudd
James P. Hickey, CPA
Hurm Family Dentistry
Kenyon Meyer
Lamkin Wealth Management 
Louis T. Roth & Co. PLLC
Mark & Gale Crush 
Preston Street Poultry
Publishers Printing
Reflex Graphics
Republic Bank
Richard Community Development
Sassy Fox Upscale Consignment
The Cucullu Family
Thieneman Multifamily Properties, LLC
Thoroughbred Associates, Inc.
Oliver A. Thibodeaux
Today's Chiropractic
Urology Care - Michael Macfarlene, M.D.
Be sure to mark your calendars for October 11th, 2014! See you there!